Karl F. Walker

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Karl F. Walker, 84 of Greensburg, passed away on Sunday, August 25, 2019. Karl was born on November 10, 1934 in Greensburg, the son of Sheldon and Mildred (Rolfes) Walker. He was a 1952 graduate of Greensburg High School. After high school he attended Hanover College, graduating from there in 1956. Later that same year, on November 17, 1956, he married Patricia Rasdall. He finished up his schooling at Indiana University, graduating in 1959 with his Law Degree.
Karl practiced Law in Decatur County for 51 years. He was partner of the Rolfes, Garvey, Walker and Robbins Firm and held four terms as Prosecuting Attorney in Decatur County. He was a member of the Kiwanis, the Greensburg Country Club, St. Mary's Catholic Church, the Elks Lodge and the Indiana Bar Association. Karl loved to travel, golf and play cards with his buddies.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years Patricia, his son - Greg (Laura) Walker of Boise, ID; his two daughters - Kimberly Kazimier of Fortville, IN and Kelly (David) Oakley of Greensburg; his six grandchildren - Nicole Walker, Michael Walker, Zach Kazimier, Shane Kazimier, Greg Oakley and Erica Oakley; and four great grandchildren - Colden Oakley, Brelynn Oakley, Chloe Kazimier and Avery Kazimier. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Mary Ann Maudlin.
A Rosary will be prayed on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 3PM and visitation will follow from 4PM - 8PM at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will begin at 3PM on Friday, August 30, 2019 at the St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial will follow at the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or St. Mary's Catholic Church. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com.
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Published on August 26, 2019
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George and Pat Brinkmoeller
Aug 30, 2019
Pat please except our sympathy. We are thinking of you good and fun memories of Karl
Connie (Fields) Johnston
Aug 30, 2019
I was so sad to hear of Carl's passing. I have fond memories of spending time with Kim at your house. Carl was always so sweet to my mom, and for that, I'm very grateful. Thinking of all you...
Ray and Janice Sandlin
Aug 29, 2019
So very sorry to hear of Karl's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Pat and your family. May he Rest in Peace.
Aug 29, 2019
Blue Caribbean was purchased for the family of Karl F. Walker.  Send flowers
Shirley ( Wells ) Howard
Aug 28, 2019
So sorry for you loss Pat. You will find peace in knowing he is no longer living with any pain. May he RIP.
Thomas Mote
Aug 28, 2019
karl & i tried several cases together; he inspired and made me ...a much better lawyer. to his lovely wife pat i extend sincere' condolences. see you at the vislitation
Bill Logan
Aug 28, 2019
Karl was a special cousin. He was always so helpful to my mother Ethel Logan. He was a talented and caring person. I will continue to pray for Karl and his family.
Paula Ricke Welsh
Aug 27, 2019
God, rest your soul Karl. You were a friend of my Dad as well as his attorney.
charlotte
Aug 27, 2019
My thoughts and prayers for the walker family
thelma chalmers from heritage house laundry aide
Aug 27, 2019
sorry to hear about him he was so sweet guy and everytime i passed him he always showed his sweet smile i surely missed him and his smile
Sara Pohlman
Aug 27, 2019
Regret to hear about Karl's death. My condolence to Pat and the family. I have fond memories of my cousins, Karl and Mary Ann, from the late 40's and 50's. May his soul rest in peace in the love of God.
Gregg and Dyan Keith
Aug 27, 2019
To the Walker family,

So very sorry on the passing of Karl. He and Pat were the cool parents growing up and I always had the highest regard for him. My deepest sympathy and thoughts are with you all.